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Implementing VMware Horizon 7 - Second Edition

By : Jason Ventresco
Book Image

Implementing VMware Horizon 7 - Second Edition

By: Jason Ventresco

Overview of this book

VMware Horizon 7 has been a buzz since it was announced. One of the major reasons is the introduction of the new Instant Clones feature. This book will complement the product documentation by providing real-life examples of how it is implemented along with the latest features and components of the platform. We'll explore the latest features of the platform, including those added through product acquisitions such as User Environment Manager and App Volumes. Further on, you will also be introduced to the new capabilities added to the core product such Linked-Clone RDS pools. Upon completion of this book, you will have an understanding of the capabilities and benefits VMware Horizon can provide to your organization, and how each of its components are implemented.
Table of Contents (21 chapters)
Implementing VMware Horizon 7 Second Edition
Credits
About the Author
About the Reviewer
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Preface

Assigning AppStacks


App Volumes AppStacks may be assigned to individual users or AD security groups that contain user accounts. Additionally, the prefix of the computer name can be used to further restrict the AppStack assignments.

The following steps outline the procedure used to assign an AppStack.

  1. Log in to the App Volumes Manager web portal of the first server that was deployed using an AD account that has administrative permissions. In the example provided, the URL of the server is https://appvolmgr1.vjason.local.

  2. In the Getting Started window, click on ASSIGN, then click the New button to open the New Assignment window.

  3. In the New Assignment window, under the Applications section, click the Get Started! button to open the New Applications Assignment window.

  4. In the New Applications Assignment window DEFINITON screen, provide an Assignment Name: (NotepadPlus in the example provided), select the OS: if required, and provide an optional case sensitive Computer Name Prefix: if you wish to limit...